The next sessions of the Parisian fashion trade shows will start on Friday June 21, featuring the well-established Tranoï and Man/Woman events, as well as the maiden Parisian edition of Danish show CIFF.
Some two weeks into the fashion season, designers who truly understand the concept of avant garde tailoring and a certain insurrectionary air, albeit with a hopeful tinge, dominated the past two days in Paris.
Global shopping centre giant Hammerson released its 2017 results on Monday and said that “record leasing” drove a strong performance. It also announced that it has taken its stake in Bicester Village to over 50%.
Big news on the mall front in the UK on Wednesday as property giant Hammerson is planning to merge with major rival Intu, which means the bigger group will have stakes in or ownership of 60% of the country's supermalls.
Leave it to Jean-Paul Goude to work his magic at Roger Vivier with a fabulous cruciform of flat-screen TVs projecting a patchwork of shoe dancing videos, flamenco dancers, Samba musicians and singing handbags.
A brilliant fashion statement at Balenciaga, where its star designer mingled elements of couture, archival imagery, dramatic volume, and a sense of humor – who else but Gvasalia would make handbags out of car mirrors?